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Ayid as Sayyid Jam in the region of Bābil is a town in Iraq - some 71 mi (or 114 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Ayid as Sayyid Jam is now 04:16 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Khiyad, Kazim al 'Amash, Karbala, Baghdad, As Samawah or Suq 'Umar. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

40°C / 105 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 104 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1009.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 41°C (106 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of July 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 42°C (108 °F)
Night: 29°C (84 °F)
Wednesday, 25th of July 2018
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 43°C (109 °F)
Night: 30°C (85 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Hillah

Hillah, also spelled Hilla or Al Hillah is a city in central Iraq on the Hilla branch of the Euphrates River, 100 km south of Baghdad. The population is estimated at 364,700 in 1998. It is the capital of Babylon Province and is located adjacent to the ancient city of Babylon, and close to the ancient cities of Borsippa and Kish.

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Located at 32.33, 44.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Holy cities, Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

Kish (Sumer)

Kish was an ancient city of Sumer in Mesopotamia, considered to have been located near the modern Tell al-Uhaymir in the Babil Governorate of Iraq, some 12 km east of Babylon and 80 km south of Baghdad.

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Located at 32.33, 44.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Former populated places in Iraq, Sumerian cities

Esagila

The Ésagila, a Sumerian name signifying "É (temple) whose top is lofty", was a temple dedicated to Marduk, the protector god of Babylon. It lay south of the ziggurat Etemenanki. In this temple was the cult image inhabited by Marduk, surrounded by cult images of the cities that had fallen under the hegemony of the Babylonian Empire from the 18th century BC; there was also a little lake which was named Abzu by the Babylonian priests.

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Located at 32.33, 44.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Near East temples, Babylonia

Hanging Gardens of Babylon

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one of the wonders that may have been purely legendary. They were purportedly built in the ancient city-state of Babylon, near present-day Al Hillah, Babil province, in Iraq. The Hanging Gardens were not the only World Wonder in Babylon; the city walls and obelisk attributed to Queen Semiramis were also featured in ancient lists of Wonders.

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Located at 32.33, 44.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Babylon, Babylonian art and architecture, Destroyed landmarks, Fertile Crescent, Gardens in Iraq, Landscape design history, Nebuchadnezzar II, Terraced gardens

Etemenanki

Etemenanki was the name of a ziggurat dedicated to Marduk in the city of Babylon of the 6th century BCE Neo-Babylonian dynasty. Originally seven stories in height, little remains of it now except ruins.

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Located at 32.33, 44.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:6th-century BC architecture, Tower of Babel, Ziggurats